Eveil - Awakening. Ostad Elahi
Label: Chant du Monde
Éveil - Awakening - The art of oriental tanbur lute
Ostad Elahi (1895–1974) was a renowned Persian musician, thinker and jurist whose transformative work in the art of tanbur – an ancient, long-necked lute – paralleled his innovative approach to the quest for truth and self-knowledge. This disc is the latest re-release from Chant du Monde focusing on his recorded music legacy.